How to Install and Watch Paramount Plus on PS5 [ July 2022 ]

In this article, we will cover Installing and Watching Paramount Plus on PS5 2022. Moreover, the benefits of Paramount plus and comparison with other platforms.

What is a Paramount plus?

Paramount plus is one of the movie streaming platforms which is also providing live news and sports. Paramount started its journey as CBS all access. It got revoluted in 2022 and developed major changes. Not only name but it has developed with the support of its parent company paramount.

Now paramount plus is grabbing more interests and having its journey along with MTV, BET, Comedy Central, and nickelodeon. As you know there are already 5 masterpieces that attracted a large audience. Yes, it’s about Netflix, Disney plus, HULU, HBO MAX, and Amazon Prime Video. Paramount is not living itself far behind. Actually, it’s investing and filling up additional content to compete with other masterpieces.

Interface

Most streaming platforms don’t have major differences regarding the interface. You won’t see anything new in paramount plus’s interface. In the right upper corner, you will see the paramount plus logo and your profile details exactly under that logo.

On the right side of the screen, you will find a browsing menu to switch between movies, shows, News, and Tv. There’s a Search bar under your profile icon to search for your queries. Your featured content shows in the carousel to swipe left and right and find your interests.

A few words about live TV that you have in your paramount plus. I worst thing I have found is that you are not allowed to pause, rewind, and fast forward options. It’s really live but these actions can’t be denied.

Pricing Comparison

Paramount plus seemed cheaper than other streaming platforms but according to me, there isn’t anything like that. Considering the content available on Paramount plus, their pricing plans are a bit expensive as compared to other platforms. Let’s compare a few streaming platforms with respect to pricing.

PlatformMonthlyYearly Price
Paramount Plus9.99$99.9$
Netflix19.9$199$
Disney Plus7.99$79.9$
HULU6.9$69.9$
Amazon Prime Video7.49$79.9$
HBO Max9.9$99.9$

Devices for Paramount Plus

Here’s some information about all devices to run paramount plus. I am sure if you look in your house you’ll be able to find a device on which you successfully run paramount plus. because it has launched on various devices.

  • Apple Devices(iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV)
  • Fire TV
  • Samsung TV
  • Roku
  • Portal TV
  • LG TV
  • PlayStation 4
  • Vizio TV
  • Chromecast
  • Cox Contour box
  • Android TV, phone, and tablet
  • Xbox One, Series S and Series X
  • Xfinity Flex and X1
  • Now playable on PS5

Now let’s dig in and know, how can you get a paramount plus in your PS5.  There are a few easy steps and by following them you’ll be able to run your paramount plus in PS5.

PS5 is a gaming console launched by Sony interactive entertainment. This is a 9th generation video game console with its competitors Xbox series x. It’s not just for video games, now you can enjoy streaming platforms like paramount plus on PS5.

How to sign up Paramount Plus Account?

Before start watching your favorite movies and series on paramount plus, you need to create your account. This isn’t that hard task but some newbies having issues with this. You can sign up for your account with a device that is capable of paramount plus. Let’s discuss some of them.

Sign up with desktop or pc

The fastest way to sign up for your paramount plus account is to create an account with the website directly. Laptop, pcs, mobile phones, or any devices that run browsers are compatible with this method.

An important piece of information that you should know is that not everyone can sign for paramount plus. Paramount plus is not officially launched globally. Right now it’s available in the United States, Canada, Australia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Nordics including a few countries.

Follow these steps to sign up for your paramount plus account

Step 1: Open your browser and search for paramount plus on google search. As result, you’ll find paramount’s official website at the top. Or you can directly search for paramountplus.com on your browser to ahead on the website.

Step 2: As you’ve reached the website. You’ll find a (Sign In) button in the right upper corner. You might be thinking it’s sign-in but you want to register your account. When you hit the sign-in button, you’ll see a Login form. Just ignore it and again find the sign-up button in the right upper corner. Now let’s hit this button.

Paramount Plus on PS5
Paramount Plus on PS5

Step 3: Now, you’ll see a screen with three quick-step information overviews. Tap on the Continue button to get to the next screen.

Step 4: This is the “choose plan” page. Now take a look and see what plan is best for you. There are two plans that you can choose. Essential plans and Premium plans. There’s a button on the corner of plans so you can choose between monthly and annually.

Paramount Plus Price
Paramount Plus Price

Step 5: This step is about your account’s personal information. Like your name, username, Zip Code, Password, Gender, and email address. Fill up all the information and tap the Continue button.

Paramount Plus
Paramount Plus

Step 6: This is the last step to complete your account registration. Now you have to submit your payment details and complete this last step. After filling up your payment details hit the “Start Paramount” button to finish.

Paramount Plus payment
Paramount Plus payment

Sign up on Mobile devices

On mobile devices, you need to open your app store and install the paramount+ app and open it. Now next steps are all the same as I mentioned above in the desktop section.

  • Tap on the Sign-Up option
  • Continue with the Steps overview page
  • Choose a plan that’s best for you
  • Add your personal info
  • Now fill up payment details
  • Start using paramount plus

After creating your account successfully you’ll be able to log in on any device and start watching movies without any issue. One main question that rises nowadays is whether can we play paramount plus on PS5. Paramount plus is not officially launched for PS5 but still, we can manage to run Paramount Plus on PS5.

How do I install Paramount Plus on PS5?

Let’s open PS5 home scream, here you see game options where you can choose your favorite games to play.

Paramount Plus on PS5
Paramount Plus on PS5

 At the top, you see a media button to go to the media section on PS5. There are several categories for media options here. Now hit the “All Apps” button and see what you got.

Paramount Plus streaming platform
Paramount Plus streaming platform

Here you can get any streaming platform which is included Netflix, Disney plus, HBO Max. ESPN, and much more. But unfortunately paramount plus is not here. Paramount plus is not officially launched for PS5. But still, you can run this on PS5 using screen mirroring directly from your phone. Follow these steps to make it happen for sure.

Step 1: Install the paramount plus application on your mobile phone from your app store and set your account in that.

Step 2: Now, install the screen mirroring app from your app store and manage settings if requires.

Step 3: Make sure that your smartphone and PS5 are connected to the same Wifi.

Step 4: Now open your PS5 home screen. Tap the PS5 button on the controller and head for the game base section.

Paramount Plus game base
Paramount Plus game base

Step 5: After opening your game plus, select a friend and open the messages section and send a quick message. Send a URL (https://tvee.app) to your friend.

player profile
Player Profile

Step 6:  Tap on the message to open this website. You’ll see a screen mirroring the QR codes.

Step 7: Now open your screen mirroring application on your smartphone and scan that QR code that shows on your PS5’s screen.

scan the QR code
scan the QR code

Step 8: After scanning that code hit the “start broadcasting” button to start mirroring. Now, wait for at least one minute until mirroring starts.

Step 9: Open your paramount plus and start watching movies. PS5 will catch every single movement from your smartphone and will show that on its screen.

Open Paramount start watching
Open Paramount and start watching

This is the easiest way to enjoy your streaming platform on PS5 using your mobile phone. Resolution depends upon your smartphone. If you increase video quality in smartphones that will cause the exact change on your PS5 too. You can play anything on your phone and mirror it via PS5. Tilt your screen while watching movies to have a wide look on PS5. Disconnect your screen mirroring when you see that you’re done.

Paramount Plus Benefits

Paramount plus is a movie streaming platform that is also a competitor of Netflix and Amazon prime video. As compared to them, paramount plus is far behind in this competition. A large number of viewers are attracted by Netflix, Disney plus, and other streaming platforms.

Now, is there any specific audience watching Paramount plus? And the answer is YES! But it’s very low as compared to other streaming platforms. Even though what else you can expect from paramount that it’s not completely launched globally. Even so, are there any benefits that we can expect from paramount plus? I guess so.

  • Some people think it’s cheaper than other platforms.
  • It offers Live Sports.
  • If you choose the premium plan then you can access all CBS feeds.
  • Provides a large library of content
  • The offline download is available with 4K Streaming
  • Provides 6 profiles and 3 streams on 1 account.

These are a few benefits about the paramount plus. Consider them and if you think that they are perfect for you that you can choose this streaming platform. If pricing plans don’t satisfy you then you can choose an essential plan except for the premium plan. It’s cheaper than that.

The Conclusion

Paramount plus could be a good choice for you if it fulfills your interests. Paramount plus is not that reputed as compared to other streaming platforms we have but still, it’s investing much more content to compete with other platforms. The major minus point is that it’s not completely launched globally.

There are several countries in Asia that aren’t able to access paramount plus. The official mobile app for smartphones is not available in that countries, You just can put your email and get notifications about updates if you go to the official website.

Like every person who enjoys gaming on PS5 now can access his favorite streaming platforms like Netflix, Amazon prime video, and others. Suppose if someone is subscribed to paramount plus and now wants to watch some movies on PS5 with full screen, then how can he access that because it’s not available for PS5.

Our main focus was to provide an easy way to run your Paramount plus on PS5. You can use the screen mirroring method to make it happen for real. In this way, you’ll be able to access many things on your smartphone and enjoy that on your PS5’s widescreen.

FAQs

Q1: Is paramount plus better than other streaming platforms?

As compared to other streaming platforms, paramount plus is far behind in this competition. But it’s not giving up that easily. There is also a large audience that watches paramount plus.

Q2: is paramount plus cheaper than other streaming platforms?

Yes! Paramount plus is cheaper than other streaming platforms. Even its essential plan costs 4.9$ per month with 7days free trial.

Q3: Can we run paramount plus on PS5?

Exactly! You can run it on playStation5 by following the steps that I mentioned above. By following all steps you’ll be able to run a paramount plus on PS5. Not just that you can migrate any activity from your mobile to PS5 that happen on your smartphone.

Q4: Can we share the screen from iPhone to PS5?

It’s not a big deal. It doesn’t matter if you have iPhone or Android device you can possibly connect them to PS5. First, you need a certain application that is available on your play store or on the app store. Just install that application and by using its camera, scan a QR code from PS5 and you’ll be able to start broadcasting content from mobile to PS5.

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